RHEV 2 and RHEV 3 VMs are in "Image Locked" state, how to recover?

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  • When a VM of RHEV have the status of Image Locked, the VM is non-operational and user cannot perform any operation on that VM. How to recover?
Note: Image Locked state is different from Unknown state.


  • Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization 3.x
  • Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization 2.x

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